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UBA Sends Strong Delegation To World Economic Forum In Davos

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) will be strongly represented at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF), which begins in Davos, Switzerland today. UBA CEO Kennedy Uzoka leads a senior executive team, at one of the most important events on the global economic calendar. The UBA delegation will interact with global ...

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WARNING: Windows 7 is outdated, not secured – Microsoft

Microsoft on Tuesday warned business customers to begin migrating from Windows 7, exactly three years before it reaches end of life. Markus Nitschke, the Head of Windows at Microsoft Germany in a statement said that enterprises would pay dearly for ...

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The world has failed to protect children- UN

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights admitted that the world has failed in its responsibility to protect children from ongoing violations of child rights in the face of the worsening global crisis. Kate Gilmore, Deputy High Commissioner for ...

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GAMBIA: Dog attacks, kills Barrow’s son

The seven-year-old son of  Gambia’s president-elect, Adama Barrow has been killed by a dog. Habib was attacked in the town of Manjai and died on his way to hospital, according to reports. The boy has been buried, without the father ...

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STATS: 8 men are richer than 3.6 billion people combined

A now report from Oxfam International , has shown that eight men now control as much wealth as the world’s poorest 3.6 billion people. The men, identified as: Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Carlos Slim, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Amancio Ortega, ...

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West African leaders set Jan. 19 deadline to resolve Gambian crisis

According Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe, African leaders meeting at a Franco-African summit in Bamako, the Malian on Saturday set January 19 as a deadline to solve the Gambian political crisis. January 19 is the date when president-elect Adama Barrow has ...

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Obama advises Trump against running an improvisational presidency

As U.S. President Obama prepares to turn the White House over to President-elect Donald Trump next Friday, he is offering some advice to his successor. Excerpts of Obama’s advice to Trump were broadcast on Friday in his recorded interview with ...

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U.S. donates equipment to boost ECOWAS security

The Government of the United States of America has donated Information Technology and Communication equipment to ECOWAS in order to enhance its early warning mechanism and promote peace and security within the sub-region. Mrs Halima Ahmed, ECOWAS Commissioner for Political ...

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Nigeria severes diplomatic ties with Taiwan, shuts Abuja office

The Federal Government on Wednesday pledged support for “One China” and shut Taiwanese office in Abuja. This development means that Nigeria would no longer recognise Taiwan as a country. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, stated this while answering ...

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Edo government serves warning notice to street traders

Edo state government has advised Street traders and persons who trade on the walkway to relocate into the market as the government would commence the enforcement of the law against street trading. The Edo State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, who ...

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